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Net Gain is looking after the North Sea

Net Gain is looking after the North Sea

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The NMMA has a wealth of market data regarding the US boating market that is free to NMMA members but can be purchased by non-NMMA members. 16 Oct 2017 - Boating Business
Psychology
I’m really not getting the mind set of so many exhibitors on the UK show circuit. 13 Oct 2017 - Boating Business
Phoenix companies rising from the ashes
It’s a sad fact of life that businesses can and do fail and the fallout can impact upon many – owners, shareholders, employees, customers and suppliers alike, writes Sarah Carlton. 12 Oct 2017 - Boating Business
The importance of digital PR
Whilst generating print coverage remains an important part of any PR campaign, securing online coverage in the form of a digital PR campaign offers many significant benefits to businesses, writes Kate O'Sullivan. 11 Oct 2017 - Boating Business
VAT: costs or disbursements passed to customers
Anyone running their own VAT-registered business may on occasion pass on costs to their customers that they have incurred on their behalf writes Fleur Lewis. 11 Oct 2017 - Boating Business
2017 – the year of video?
Video is quickly becoming most people’s preferred method of media consumption, writes Kate O'Sullivan. With more than 3.25 billion (yes, billion) hours of YouTube video watched in just a single month and in excess of a billion individual visitors to the site, it is easy to see why more businesses than ever are incorporating video content into their marketing strategies. 27 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
Meaningful digital marketing
While digital marketing has been around in the recreational boating industry for some time now, it has largely been a hit and miss experience for many businesses. 27 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
Know your fire safety facts
Fire safety is often not the first thing on an owner’s mind in the day-to-day running of a business. But when fire strikes it’s utterly destructive because of the very nature of the materials involved writes Adam Bernstein. 27 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
Making VAT Digital
While Making Tax Digital for income tax and corporation tax has been delayed until at least 2020, it has been confirmed by the government that the introduction of digital reporting for VAT will still begin on 1 April 2019. This is included in the second Finance Bill to be published this year, writes Fleur Lewis. 27 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
Karl Sutcliffe - person behind the face
How I got into this industry… My family have always had boats. My father was in the marine industry for 23 years and his love for boating influenced me and brought me into the industry back in 2004. The rest is history as they say. 13 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
What your business needs to know about illegal workers
As we approach Brexit, employers now more than ever before need to ensure their employees have the right to work in their business. In 2016, both the offences and penalties relating to the employment of illegal workers broadened significantly, meaning mistakes can be extremely costly. 04 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
70-year anniversary
This year is the 70th anniversary of the Optimist pram, originally launched in August 1947. 01 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
Navigation error
According to a report in SuperyachtNews the 134m Fincantieri built, Serene, has run aground in the Red Sea, 20 nautical miles east of the Egyptian holiday resort, Sharm El Sheikh. 01 Sep 2017 - Boating Business
Chris Feibusch - person behind the face
How I got into this industry….I thought I’d try to make a living out of my passion for sailing, so I bought a chandlery shop almost immediately after leaving school at the age of 18. 29 Aug 2017 - Boating Business
Get ready for new data protection rules
Following the government’s intention to introduce a new Data Protection Bill, businesses face new regulatory burdens in order to provide greater safeguards for individuals, writes Fleur Lewis, partner at Bishop Fleming Accountants. 21 Aug 2017 - Boating Business
Impressive growth
The boat sharing market here in the US has shown some impressive growth over the past two years. 15 Aug 2017 - Boating Business
How to work with a communications agency for a product launch
Whether launching a new product to market or updating existing product lines, successful and targeted communication at the right time with your key audiences is essential, writes Kate O'Sullivan. 10 Aug 2017 - Boating Business
A new debt collection process
A customer is not paying their bill and despite several polite requests you find yourself in position where you’re getting nowhere and the debt remains outstanding writes Adam Bernstein. 31 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
David Barrow - Person Behind the Face
How I got into this industry… When I was 18, I was employed by the John Lewis Partnership and work was getting in the way of sailing. I applied for a job with Newton Crum Insurance. David, the owner, had through sheer hard work, developed a thriving business and he trained me as a claims investigator. He paid me little, brought me a good car though and worked me hard. 31 Jul 2017 - Boating Business
Change is in the air
At first glance, there would appear to be no similarity to the acquisition of Boats Group (YachtWorld, BoatTrader.com, boats.com, CosasDeBarcos and Yacht Closer) formerly Dominion Marine Media by Apax Partners and the acquisition of West Marine by Monomoy Capital Partners. 20 Jul 2017 - Boating Business